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Whilst on Exercise around Salters Brook, we were called by SYP to help search for a vulnerable male who was believed to be in the Honeywell area nr. Barnsley. We arrived on scene and carried out several searches in torrential rain, but happily, we found the man alive within 2km […]

SYP768 Vulnerable Misper – Barnsley


We were called by YAS to a male who had fallen next to a railway track near Royston. British Transport Police and the HART Team were also involved and we were stood down a few minutes later as the man managed to get up and walk out. This incident involved […]

YAS 00150872 Male fallen by Railway track



Called by YAS to a gentleman who had sustained an ankle injury near the little Don River. The Team deployed Mobile 2 from the Hordron Road and manafed to walk the casualty off to our vehicle from where he was driven back to the ambulance. This incident involved 10 team […]

YAS 1151048 Ankle Injury Little Don Area


We were called by YAS to a 38 YOM Mountain Biker who had gone over the handlebars in Greno Woods. He had hurt his hip but when we examined him thankfully nothing was broken. He was very cold though, so we applied heat packs and carried him off to the […]

YAS 11504505 MTB GRENO WOODS


called by YAS toa28 YOM Mountain Biker who had fallen from his bike in Wharncliffe Woods injuring his hand and pelvis. We treated him on svene and transported him in our team velhicle to the Ambulance. This incident involved 7 team members, and 23.8 man hours of effort. Elapsed time […]

YAS 11489851 MTB Wharncliffe Woods



Our second job of the day was to another Mountain bike accident at the quarries outside Conisbrough. We have been called there a number of times but there is good access for the ambulance crews to the site, so we were stood down on route as the crew manged to […]

YAS 11473247 MTB Conisbrough


We were called by YAS to a mountain biker who had gone over the handlebars in Wharncliffe woods. The accident was at the same site as an earlier incident this year. He sustained facial injuries and was placed in a neck collar and stretchered down to the ambulance. This incident […]

YAS 11472232 MTB Wharncliffe Woods


We received a call from Derbyshire Police about a walker who had collapsed near the summit of Black Hill. He had suffered with a hearty condition and after we reached him and administered first aid, we called for an air ambulance and he was airlifted to Hospital. This incident involved […]

DPOL 868 Collapsed Walker Black Hill



We were called by YAS to a 14 YOM who had fallen from a tree swing in woods near Grimethorpe, injuring his ankle. We arrived on scene and quickly gave the patient pain relief and transported him in our team vehicle to the Ambulance. This incident involved 14 team members, […]

YAS 1145463 14 YOM fallen from swing



Called by YAS to rescue a 14YOF who had fallen in woods near Wind Hill Farm, Stocksbridge, dislocating her ankle. We gave her pain relief and splinted the leg, then stretchered her off to the Ambulance. This incident involved 13 team members, and 39 man hours of effort. Elapsed time […]

YAS 11430690 14YOF Fallen ankle injury



We were called by South Yorkshire police to search for a missing vulnerable female in the Old Moor Nature Reserve near Doncaster. We searched the area with foot patrols and search dogs. She was later found alive and well outside the search area. This incident involved 16 team members, and […]

SYP CX31052021 Vulnerable Misper


We were called by South Yorkshire Police to help search for a boy who had fallen in to the Ulley Reservoir near Rotherham. Unfortunately, his body was later recovered by Police Divers. Our thoughts are with his family at this sad time. This incident involved 13 team members, and 31.2 […]

SYP 544 Boy Fallen in Reservoir